May2018

Soprano Sumi Hwang: Rave Reviews from the Viennese Press for her Debut at Theater an der Wien (Kammeroper)

May 15, 2018

Soprano Sumi Hwang debuted at TADW in the Vienna Kammeroper as Fiordiligi in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte directed by Ring Award Winner Valentin Schwarz and conducted by Stefan Vladar on May 15th. Additional performances: May 17, 19, 23, 25. 27 ”The magnificent soprano Sumi Hwang is the star of the evening. She sings the part of Fiordiligi with an ease that is difficult to match. It’s hard to believe that she appeared on stage at the premiere only as [...]

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Soprano Sooyeon Lee passes to the Final of the Queen Elisabeth Competition for Voice 2018!

May 6, 2018

South Korean soprano Sooyeon Lee, a member of the ensemble of Staatstheater Oldenburg, will sing in the final of the Queen Elisabeth Competition on Thursday May 10 2018 at 21h25! Watch her live on the website of the Competition: Finalist of the competition

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Soprano Jenifer Lary debuts Blondchen at Theater Görlitz on Sat April 28!

April 25, 2018

Young Austrian soprano Jenifer Lary makes a role debut as Blondchen in Mozart’s Entführung aus dem Serail at the Gerhart-Hauptmann-Theater in Görlitz. Additional performances: 5., 13., 18., 20. May and June 1 2018

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Bass-baritone Igor Bakan debuts at the Vienna Musikverein with the Beethoven 9th Symphony on Sunday April 22

April 21, 2018

Igor Bakan returns to Vienna to debut with the Tonkünstler Orchestra with the bass solo of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony conducted by Yutaka Sado.

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Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher debuts at Oper Köln in Zimmermann’s Die Soldaten

April 20, 2018

Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher will make his house debut at Oper Köln  singing the role of junger Graf in a new production of Zimmermann’s Die Soldaten from 29th April 2018. Further dates:  3./.11/13./17./20 May 2018

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Soprano Rebecca Nelsen sings title role in European premiere of Bryars’ Marilyn Forever at Vienna’s Volksoper

April 6, 2018

Soprano Rebecca Nelsen will sing the title role in the European premiere of Gregory Bryars opera Marilyn Forever at the Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz/Volksoper from Saturday, 14th April 2018. Further dates: 16./18./19./22./22./25./28./29. April and 2. May 2018.

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Mezzo-soprano Maria Riccarda Wesseling returns to the Opera National de Paris in Pina Bausch’s acclaimed production of Gluck’s Orpheus et Eurydice

April 3, 2018

Swiss Dutch mezzo-soprano Maria Riccarda Wesseling reprises the role of Orpheus at the Palais Garnier in Paris, conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock. Revival Premiere: March 24 – additional performances March 26., 28., 31. April 2., 5., 6.

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Bass-baritone Igor Bakan sings the role of Monterone in Verdi’s Rigoletto at Malmö Opera

March 24, 2018

Bass-baritone Igor Bakan sings the role of Monterone in a new production of Verdi’s Rigoletto at Malmö Opera from Saturday, 24th March 2018.

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Nathan Haller and Daniel Foki debut with the Neue Oper Wien in Bernstein’s A Quiet Place

March 19, 2018

Tenor Nathan Haller and baritone Daniel Foki make debuts on March 22 in Leonard Bernstein’s A Quiet Place with the Neue Oper Wien conducted by Walter Kobera and staged by Philipp M. Krenn at the Vienna Chamber Opera. Additonal Performances: 24., 27., 29., 30. March & 2. April 2018

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